Posts Tagged ‘Royal Caribbean International’

Michael Bayley to Keynote Cruises Inc., CruiseOne, Dream Vacations Conference

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Cruises Inc., CruiseOne and Dream Vacations, which are part of World Travel Holdings, have announced their lineup of speakers for their 2017 National Conference aboard Royal Caribbean International’s Harmony of the Seas. (

Royal Caribbean Sets Return to St. Thomas On November 10

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

A sweet reunion is in sight; Royal Caribbean International has set the date for its much-awaited return to St. Thomas since the Caribbean destination was impacted by the hurricanes last month. On Nov. 10, the cruise line will make its way to St. Thomas for the first time since early September with Adventure of the Seas. (more…)

Royal Caribbean Reveals New Wows on the World’s Largest Cruise Ship, Symphony of the Seas

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Royal Caribbean International has orchestrated a new vacation experience that is set to redefine family and adventure travel in 2018. Symphony of the Seas, the cruise line’s newest ship, brings together the award-winning and acclaimed features only found on Royal Caribbean, with distinct new experiences that will continue to inspire adventure among guests of all ages. (more…)

Royal Caribbean Reveals More Details on Independence of the Seas Cruise Ship Refurbishment

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Royal Caribbean has revealed some of the new features to be added to Independence of the Seas during its April 2018 refurbishment, including Splashaway Bay aqua park, Izumi Asian restaurant and brand-new Panoramic Ocean View cabins. (

Public Sales Date Announced For 70000 Tons Of Metal 2018

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

70000 Tons Of Metal, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise, has announced the public sales date for the February 1st-5th, 2018 voyage which sails from Miami / Fort Lauderdale to Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos Islands and back. (

Mariner of the Seas Returns for Final Southeast Asia Season

Monday, September 11th, 2017

Hong Kong's Kai Tak Cruise Terminal and Royal Caribbean International's Mariner of the Seas (Photo credit - Caribbean International’s Mariner of the Seas has returned to Marina Bay or her longest-ever and final season until next April. She is offering 56 Southeast Asian sailings of three- to nine-nights from Singapore, the highest number for this ship ever, up from 41 sailings last season. (

Cruise lines to help evacuate Irma-ravaged St. Thomas

Sunday, September 10th, 2017

Two cruise lines on Saturday said they were diverting ships to the hurricane-ravaged island of St. Thomas to drop relief supplies and evacuate stranded travelers. (

Multi-platinum Group Il Divo To Set Sail On Four-night Caribbean Cruise

Friday, September 8th, 2017

The multi-platinum group announces it will offer fans the ultimate Il Divo experience aboard Royal Caribbean International’s Brilliance of the Seas. The four-night cruise, to take place November 30 – December 4, will give guests the rare opportunity to interact with band members, Urs Bühler, Carlos Marin, Sébastien Izambard and David Miller and experience a one-of-a-kind Il Divo concert aboard a luxurious ship. (more…)

Royal Caribbean using its own cruise ship to evacuate employees

Friday, September 8th, 2017

The employees and their dependents will board the Enchantment of the Seas, a thousand-foot ship that can handle almost 2,500 passengers, and churn to calmer waters before the hurricane slams into Florida this weekend. (

St. Kitts Continues to Strengthen Partnerships with Cruise Lines

Friday, September 1st, 2017

To ensure a stronger relationship with Royal Caribbean International, St. Kitts’ Minister of Tourism, International Trade, Industry and Commerce the Hon. Mr. Lindsay F.P. Grant., recently met with the CEO and President, Michael Bayley, when he visited the island onboard the Harmony of the Seas. (more…)

It’s back! Royal Caribbean to host another Zumba cruise

Friday, September 1st, 2017

The cruise where you spend your days doing dance-infused workouts is back. Global fitness company Zumba on Wednesday will announce it’s teaming with Royal Caribbean to hold a third official Zumba Cruise in early 2018. (

Great American Eclipse – Live from Oasis of the Seas

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Royal Caribbean hosted a bucket-list-worthy viewing party of the Great American Eclipse on Oasis of the Seas. (more…)

Royal Caribbean Teams Up with Shay Mitchell as Adventure Ambassador

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Royal Caribbean International is teaming up with award-winning actress and avid traveler Shay Mitchell to be the brand’s Adventurist ̶ an adventure adviser and storyteller for the world’s most adventurous cruise line. (more…)

Royal Caribbean Rolls Out New Espresso Features

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Royal Caribbean Cruises announced it has rolled out a new set of business-ready features for its state-of-the-art Espresso reservation system, which covers the Royal Caribbean, Celebrity and Azamara brands. (

Royal Caribbean International Celebrates Steel Cutting and Reveals Name of Newest Ship For China: Spectrum of the Seas

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Excitement was in the air today (August 15, 2017) at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany, as Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction by cutting the first piece of steel for its new Quantum Ultra ship. (more…)

Royal Caribbean Makes Changes to NextCruise Future Cruise Program

Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Passengers wishing to book future cruises with Royal Caribbean while aboard a current sailing will notice a couple of changes to the line’s NextCruise program: onboard credit that can’t be used immediately and the elimination of reduced deposits. (

Class In Session: New ‘Royal Caribbean University’ Agent Training Program Opens Its Doors

Monday, July 24th, 2017

Enrollment is now open. Royal Caribbean International has launched an entirely new online travel agent training program – Royal Caribbean University (RCU). (more…)

Independence of the Seas Cruise Ship to Receive 2018 Refurb

Friday, July 14th, 2017

Royal Caribbean’s Crown & Anchor Society, the line’s loyalty program, revealed the initial details of an upcoming refurbishment to Independence of the Seas. The ship, which launched in 2008, has not had a significant refurb since 2013. (

Dnce To Star In Total Eclipse Concert On Royal Caribbean’s Oasis Of The Seas

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

The stars have aligned with the return of multi-platinum selling band DNCE aboard Royal Caribbean International for a live musical performance to celebrate the Great American Eclipse, a phenomenon 99 years in the making. (more…)

Heavy Metal Festival At Sea! 70000TONS OF METAL™: Sales Dates & First 16 Bands

Sunday, July 9th, 2017

70000TONS OF METAL, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise, has announced ticket sales dates for Survivors and the first 16 of 60 bands to perform on board. The much-anticipated 8th edition sails from Miami / Fort Lauderdale, FL to Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos Islands and back on February 1-5, 2018. (more…)

Royal Caribbean trademarks two new cruise ship names

Tuesday, July 4th, 2017

Royal Caribbean filed two new trademarks with the United States Patent and Trademark Office for what appears to be cruise ship names. (

Royal Caribbean to Introduce New Non-Refundable Deposit Fares

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

“Nonrefundable deposit fares now give Royal Caribbean an opportunity to simplify our promotional landscape, while also providing our guests with added confidence to book early and our travel partners the reassurance in more qualified, dependable business,” the line told agents in its written communications with the trade. (

Constructing the World’s Largest Ship: Symphony of the Seas Brings New Adventures

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Symphony of the Seas is one step closer to claiming the title of the world’s largest cruise ship. The ship’s construction continues right on schedule, with Royal Caribbean innovators developing even more groundbreaking wow’s for the latest member of the Oasis class of ships.

Royal Caribbean Brings Underwater Adventures To Life With First-Of-Its-Kind Snapchat Experience

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Royal Caribbean invites the world to experience a first-of-its-kind underwater adventure through the lens of Snapchat Spectacles. From June 21 to June 25, Royal Caribbean’s Snapchat channel will immerse viewers in a one of-a-kind underwater adventure thanks to a custom-designed scuba mask dubbed “SeaSeekers.” (more…)

World Travel Holdings Group Celebrates Anniversary Year

Monday, June 19th, 2017

CruiseOne, Dream Vacations and Cruises Inc., which are part of World Travel Holdings, claiming to be the world’s largest cruise agency, are celebrating their anniversary years with its National Conference aboard the Harmony of the Seas. (

Just Released! Cruiseco’s New Back To The 80’s 7-Night Music Cruise On Navigator of the Seas, Departing Southampton May 6, 2018

Monday, June 19th, 2017

Ship: Navigator of the Seas. Cruise Line: Royal Caribbean International. Departures: 06 May 2018. Duration: 7 nights. Ports: Bilbao, Vigo, Lisbon, CRUISECO CHARTER. Airport gateway (Arrival) : Southampton. Airport gateway (Departure) : Southampton

Royal Caribbean’s Symphony Of The Seas Floated Out Of Dry Dock at STX France

Saturday, June 10th, 2017

The newest member of Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis class of ships, Symphony of the Seas, is now one step closer to full completion as her April 2018 debut approaches. (more…)

Royal Caribbean Clinches Prestigious Effie Award for #ComeSeekLive

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

Royal Caribbean International recently was honored with a silver Effie award at the 2017 North American Effie Awards Gala in New York City. (more…)

Royal Caribbean and Celebrity Cruises Confirm Return to Lifou in 2017/2018

Friday, June 2nd, 2017

Royal Caribbean Cruises has confirmed the line plans to call at Lifou during the upcoming South Pacific season after it cancelled all visits last summer. (

Royal Caribbean Sets Course To Offer Iconic View Of Historic Total Solar Eclipse

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

The “Great American Eclipse,” 99 years in the making, is already booking up hotels across the country, and Royal Caribbean International is providing the perfect solution for thrill seekers to experience this once-in-a-lifetime event. (more…)

Royal Caribbean Inserts Fun Into Cruise Muster Drill With Operation: Little Bear

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Cruisers on all three Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. brands will soon be introduced to their ship’s safety and security practices through an eight-minute video designed to make the muster drill more fun. (

Royal Caribbean Opens First Year-long Program To Cuba

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

The world’s most adventurous cruise line is giving adventure-seekers more opportunities than ever to explore the vibrant island destination of Cuba with new sailings to Havana on Empress of the Seas. (more…)